Now, the will-they-or-won’t-they portion of the Browns’ season has begun in earnest. It’s been ongoing, of course, but now that the games played have advanced into double-digits, it gets exponentially more serious by the minute.
This small sample size also increases Wentz’s odds to come back sometime next year without having to change how he plays — a way that had him in the MVP discussion and got the Eagles in position to have the NFC’s path to the Super Bowl go through Philadelphia.
For example, I know that my kids need to be down for their nap by 1:30 p.m., so any morning excursion needs to end with us back at our apartment by 1:15. Except my 18-month-old son sometimes tires out by 12:30 or 1, so earlier is better. And they need to eat lunch by noon, or sometimes 11:30, so we need to pack lunches or plan a stop for food.
Plus snacks. Plus the diaper bag. Which stroller are we going to take the unwieldy double? Or the collapsible one? Are we taking the subway? Does the subway stop we’re going to have an elevator, or should I plan on throwing my back out carrying a stroller up the stairs again? I swear the invasion of Normandy had fewer coordinating instructions.
Nikola Mirotic, in just his second game of the season, had 19 points to help Chicago win its second straight. Dunn finished with 17 points, nine assists and seven rebounds, and Luari Markkanen and David Nwaba had 15 points apiece. Nwaba had 11 points in the fourth quarter.
“I’m proud of the guys for finding a way to hang on there,” Hoiberg said.
Porzingis had 23 points for New York. The Knicks are 1-8 on the road.
“I feel like I let my teammates down, and I’m not talking about the last shot but in general the whole game,” Porzingis said. “We have to play at a better level and I have to play at a better level from the beginning.”